Motorola couldn’t keep this a secret till launch, as a full retail box with all details was spotted on the web, a couple of days ahead of the launch. The Motorola Moto G 3rd gen. is officially announced, with the company giving it the same screen size as earlier, and retaining the HD resolution, which seems good enough for a mid-range smartphone that has always been the best for its build and software features.

The Moto G 2015 is a Dual SIM smartphone, and this time, the device is 4G capable. Internally, a Qualcomm quad-core chipset (Qualcomm Snapdragon 410) clocking at 1.4 GHz is provided, along with 2GB of RAM. The screen comes with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. On the exterior, is a 5-inch screen with a 720p HD display.

Motorola moto G 3rd gen

The camera combination includes a 13-megapixel rear, 5-megapixel front-facing cameras and the rear camera can capture 1080p videos. The rear camera comes with a F/2.0 aperture and multilayer IR filter, and it is accompanied by the CCT flash.

Water resistance in the Moto G 2015: It is the IPX7, which means the device is water resistance for up to 3 meters depth, and up to 30 minutes.

Moto Display, Quick Capture and Chop Twice are among the neat OS features in the Moto G, and the best part is that it is the Android 5.1.1 stock OS with no bloatware at all.

Interestingly, though earlier Moto G was spill proof, Motorola never mentioned about it. But this time, the 3rd gen. Moto G is coming with IPX7 certification, for the water resistance feature it has got. The battery included in the third gen. Moto G, has 2470 mAh capacity.

Moto G 3rd gen offers

Price and availability of Moto G 3rd gen.:

The smartphone is available exclusively on Flipkart from tonight, and it will be available in two variants:

  • 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage variant is for Rs. 11999
  • 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage variant for Rs. 12999

The attached picture shows the launch day offers which would run for a few days, for whoever purchases the smartphone on Flipkart.

It comes in two color variants, i.e. black and white, and there are several moto shells available for adding more to the looks. Check the Motorola Moto G 3rd gen. specs.


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